The Bees travelled north looking to produce a much better performance than the one at Rotherham, and they did, while it may not have produced a win, Orient losing leaves Mark Warburton’s men 4 points clear with 2 games in hand.
In front of a good and vociferous crowd Brentford went top of the table with this fine victory against a good MK Dons side.
Despite the excellent vocal support Brentford crashed out of the FA Cup by the odd goal in five at Carlisle.
A solitary strike from Will Grigg was enough as Uwe’s boys scraped a narrow but important win away to a Notts County side whose level of determination and drive belied their current league position.
Brentford regained the lead after being behind to lift the roof off of Griffin Park in game which did League One proud.